Aayush Homam

This Homam is performed to Lord Shiva and Parvathi, so that the devotee performing this homam will get longevity in life. Many combinations of planets presage such undesirable possibility. Aayush Karaka, Lagna lord, the lord of the Eighth, etc. must all be favorable. It is performed for the well being of the children. If a child finds continuous health problem, the homam is performed.
 

Ayush Homam

Item

Quantity

Turmeric powder

1 Packet

Kumkum

1 Packet

Sandalwood powder/tablets/paste

1 Packet

Agarbatthi

1 Packet

Betel leaves and nuts

2 packets

Betel nuts

1 small packet

Flowers

2 Bouquets

Bananas and Other Fruits

Few of Each

Coconuts

2

Rice

1 pound

Quarters

40 Coins

Garlands for the person

1

Naivedyam (prasadam)

Sweet Pongal,

For Homam at home, the following, in  addition to the above

Bricks

6

Havan samagri

1 Packet

Fire wood chips

1 Packet

Aluminum baking trays (medium size)

2

Ghee

1 pound

Camphor

1 Packet

 White Rice (Cooked)

Small Quantity

Pancha Patram and Udharani or Unused Cup and spoon

1 each

Kalasam

1

Saffron,Cloves,Cardamom and Paccha Karpooram

Small Quantities for Kalasam

Mango Leaves( if available)

1 Bunch

Deepam ( Lamps)

1

Bell

1

Trays to keep Fruits and Flowers

5

Paper towels

1 Roll